The Broadview

Surprise, it’s Congé

Juniors Lila Horwitz and Kai Johnson bounce on one of the bouncy houses at Paradise Beach County Park during Congé. There was also a beach and grass fields for playing sports or relaxing.

Adele Bonomi, Senior Reporter

March 29, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall students gathered at Paradise Beach County Park in Tiburon today to celebrate Congé, a tradition of the Sacred Heart where students get a surprise day off from school and celebrate together. “I expected it was Congé so I ended up wearing sweatpants to school and ...

Club celebrates Hanukkah

Sophomore Lili Levy plays with a dreidel during the Interfaith club’s Hanukkah celebration. In addition to Hanukkah, the club has honored other religious traditions and holidays.

Grace O'Reilly, Reporter

December 4, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE The Interfaith club gathered during lunch today to light a menorah, play dreidel games, and eat traditional Jewish foods in honor of the second day of Hanukkah. "I decided to make latkes with sweet potatoes, which turned out to be really good,” Theology teacher Kate McMichael said. ...

Language groups practice for Noёls

Spanish students sing with hand motions during the Noёls rehearsal with Spanish teacher Anthony Reyes. The peace signs represent the line

Gray Timberlake, Senior Reporter

November 30, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Following assembly in Syufy Theatre, students split into language class groups to rehearse their Noёls songs. Noёl is a French word meaning Christmas and specifically focuses on the carols aspect of the holiday. The word noёl is used in the Convent & Stuart Hall community to...

Día de los Muertos chapel remembers, respects the dead

Senior Elisa Ternynck and juniors Caroline O’Connell and Olivia Sanchez-Corea write cards to deceased loved ones. In addition to the cards, all are welcome to write names or intentions in the Book of Remembrance throughout the month of November.

Giulia Oltranti and Natalia Varni

November 4, 2016

This morning’s chapel celebrated Día de los Muertos, a Mexican holiday honoring family members and close friends who have died.   With the actual holiday on Tuesday, and the chapel service today, the school week has been filled with Día de los Muertos festivities bringing awareness to the community. “W...

Halloween assembly provides outlet for faculty, student costume creativity

Freshmen dressed as “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and explaining their costumes. The group, which won first place, had been coordinating individual costumes for weeks.

Kira Daley and Megan Mullins

October 31, 2016

Students and faculty gathered in Syufy Theatre for a Halloween-themed assembly to show off their costumes, compete for best outfits and join in some holiday fun. Jim Halpert from “The Office,” Ms. Frizzle and Nickelback all made appearances in the faculty contest, but math teacher Jordan Lewis, proved victo...

Seniors take relaxed school ID photos

Senior Julia Gutman poses for her silly school photo. Some seniors took casual photos, with everything from crazy hairstyles to borrowed glasses being documented on their student ID cards.

Darrean Loy, Senior Reporter

August 24, 2016

School pictures are over, and while most students frantically touched up their makeup and fixed their hair, a group of seniors did the opposite. Senior attempts to make an impression included smearing lipstick across their faces and flashing strained smiles, a stark contrast to the efforts many seniors made for...

Holidays inclusive to non-Christians

Holidays inclusive to non-Christians

Kendra Harvey, Managing Editor

December 10, 2015

Despite social media complaints of Starbucks’ red and green holiday cups not being “Christmasy” enough and Christmas cards more often depicting Santa flying over the Golden Gate Bridge or reindeer riding on cable cars than the baby Jesus, the “secularization” of Christmas allows inclusion of ...

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